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Archive for August 14th, 2010

Enigmatic Variations 926: Question & Answer by Loda

Posted by Dave Hennings on 14th August 2010

Dave Hennings.

This was a nice straightforward puzzle from Loda, with six members of a group appearing as unclued entries in the grid and two others (not part of the group) appearing as extra words in two clues. Ten across clues and all down clues contained misprints supplying two names and a question & answer.

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Guardian 25,083 (Sat 7 Aug)/Araucaria – Holy smoke

Posted by rightback on 14th August 2010

rightback.

Solving time: Don’t know (clock stopped while solving), but at least 15 mins by the time I concluded that I didn’t know the word at 13ac; 25ac and 15dn also wrong.

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Independent 7429 – Saturday Prize Puzzle (7 August 2010) by Bannsider

Posted by duncanshiell on 14th August 2010

duncanshiell.

This was another challenging crossword from Bannsider.

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